The monthly inflation rate in Argentina jumped to 4.0 percent in August 2019 from 2.2 percent in the previous month but below market expectations of a 4.2 percent gain. It was a 5-month high, as currency depreciation amid increasing macroeconomic instability nudged prices higher for: food & non-alcoholic beverages (4.5 percent vs 2.3 percent in July); transport (4.0 percent vs 1.1 percent); clothing & footwear (3.1 percent vs 0.3 percent); recreation & culture (4.2 percent vs 3.9 percent); miscellaneous goods & services (4.4 percent vs 2.7 percent); restaurants & hotels (3.6 percent vs 3.0 percent), and furnishings & household equipment (6.1 percent vs 2.5 percent). In contrast, inflation edged down for housing & utilities (2.1 percent vs 2.2 percent). In the Great Buenos Aires region, prices climbed 3.9 percent. On an annual basis, prices in Argentina increased by 54.5 percent. Inflation Rate Mom in Argentina averaged 2.37 percent from 2014 until 2019, reaching an all time high of 6.50 percent in April of 2016 and a record low of 0.20 percent in August of 2016.

Inflation Rate Mom in Argentina is expected to be 6.10 percent by the end of this quarter, according to Trading Economics global macro models and analysts expectations. Looking forward, we estimate Inflation Rate Mom in Argentina to stand at 2.10 in 12 months time. In the long-term, the Argentina Inflation Rate MoM is projected to trend around 2.30 percent in 2020, according to our econometric models.

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Calendar GMT Actual Previous Consensus TEForecast
2019-06-13 09:00 PM Inflation Rate MoM May 3.1% 3.4% 3.1% 3.2%
2019-07-16 07:00 PM Inflation Rate MoM Jun 2.7% 3.1% 2.9%
2019-08-15 07:00 PM Inflation Rate MoM Jul 2.2% 2.7% 2.4% 2.6%
2019-09-12 07:00 PM Inflation Rate MoM Aug 4% 2.2% 4.2% 4.3%
2019-10-16 07:00 PM Inflation Rate MoM Sep 4% 6.1%
2019-11-14 07:00 PM Inflation Rate MoM Oct 4.3%
2019-12-13 07:00 PM Inflation Rate MoM Nov 2.9%


Argentina Prices Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Inflation Rate 53.60 54.40 20262.80 -7.00 percent [+]
Inflation Rate Mom 4.00 2.20 6.50 0.20 percent [+]
Consumer Price Index CPI 239.61 230.49 239.61 100.00 Index Points [+]
GDP Deflator 2632.90 2468.40 2632.90 95.40 Index Points [+]
Producer Prices 334.83 335.52 949.61 0.00 Index Points [+]
Export Prices 151.70 153.90 195.60 69.80 Index Points [+]
Import Prices 116.90 118.30 148.90 88.30 Index Points [+]
Producer Prices Change 52.40 59.30 124.90 -7.15 percent [+]
Core Consumer Prices 235.33 224.90 235.33 100.00 Index Points [+]
Core Inflation Rate 57.10 55.10 58.80 21.12 percent [+]
Food Inflation 58.80 58.10 66.20 19.94 percent [+]
CPI Housing Utilities 293.33 287.22 293.33 100.00 Index Points [+]
Cpi Transportation 253.13 243.51 253.13 100.00 Index Points [+]
Inflation Expectations 30.00 30.00 40.00 20.00 Percent [+]


Argentina Inflation Rate MoM

Inflation Rate MoM measures month over month change in the price of goods and services. This page provides the latest reported value for - Argentina Inflation Rate MoM - plus previous releases, historical high and low, short-term forecast and long-term prediction, economic calendar, survey consensus and news. Argentina Inflation Rate MoM - actual data, historical chart and calendar of releases - was last updated on September of 2019.

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
4.00 2.20 6.50 0.20 2014 - 2019 percent Monthly
NSA, 2016=100




Country Last Previous
Argentina 4.00 Aug/19
Turkey 0.86 Aug/19
China 0.70 Aug/19
Australia 0.60 Jun/19
France 0.50 Aug/19
India 0.49 Aug/19
Italy 0.40 Aug/19
Netherlands 0.40 Aug/19
United Kingdom 0.40 Aug/19
South Africa 0.30 Aug/19
South Korea 0.20 Aug/19
Indonesia 0.12 Aug/19
Brazil 0.11 Aug/19
Euro Area 0.10 Aug/19
Japan 0.10 Jul/19
Saudi Arabia 0.10 Jul/19
United States 0.10 Aug/19
Switzerland 0.00 Aug/19
Mexico -0.02 Aug/19
Canada -0.10 Aug/19
Spain -0.10 Aug/19
Germany -0.20 Aug/19
Russia -0.20 Aug/19
Singapore -0.40 Jul/19


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